Meet Nigeria’s Most Stylish King – Oba Abdulrasheed Adewale Akanbi (The Oluwo of Iwo Land)

The Oluwo of Iwo, Oba Abdulrasheed Adewale Akanbi, is undoubtedly Nigeria’s most stylish king. The 51 year old king shuttles between Nigerian and Canada. He’s married to a Jamaican beauty, Chanel Chin. Oba Rasheed is not letting his Royal status stop him from showing off his youthful swag. In a post on Instagram recently, he bragged about his swag, saying when the world moves, you move with it. He also said he got the right dose of swag. Here is the Emperor’s caption for the photo above:- How can you…

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‘I Was Captured 2 Times By Ritualists And Both Of Them Rejected Me’- Oba Akanbi

The Oluwo of the Iwo Kingdom, Oba Abdul Rasheed Akanbi, has revealed he was captured two times by ritualists and he was let go both times. He said he went missing for 4 months. The Flamboyant king in a recent interview with City People, went back memory lane, as he discussed his relationship with the Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi who he said he grew up with in Ibadan, Oyo State. Speaking during the interview, Oba Akanbi disclosed that he was captured two times by Ritualists in 1981 who…

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Two princes challenge position of Oba of Lagos in court

The Oba of Lagos, Rilwan Akiolu has declared that he was the bonafide king of Lagos. “I’m here to justify my appointment, you cannot build something on nothing, it will become broken. “By native law and customs and by law, I am the bonafide Oba of Lagos,” Akiolu said, yesterday, while testifying before an Ikeja High Court. Akiolu’s  installation as the Oba of Lagos is being challenged by Prince Adedoyin Adebiyi and Prince Rasheed Modile, two members of the Lagos royal family. The Governor of Lagos State, the Attorney-General of…

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Adebutu, Baba Ijebu, To Be Installed As Asoju Oba Of Lagos

As part of the activities to mark his 80th birthday and 10th anniversary of his Foundation, billionaire and philanthropist, Kessington Adebukunola Adebutu, will be capped as the Asoju Oba of Lagos by Oba Rilwanu Osuolala Akiolu on Thursday. The Iperu-Remo born financier of Premier Lotto, popularly known as Baba Ijebu, told journalists, yesterday, that from tomorrow Wednesday, there will be a medical outreach programme for the general public. The outreach, he noted, will cover such areas as diagnosis and treatment of Nigerians from all walks of life at the Kessington…

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HRM Rilwan Akiolu Oba Of Lagos May Face International Criminal Court

According to Punch Newspapers, the International Criminal Court is studying the alleged threat. The Oba of Lagos’ comment during the just concluded 2015 elections may soon be a subject of investigation by the International Criminal Court (ICC). You will recall that His Royal Highness allegedly threatened to drown all Igbos who do not vote for a particular candidate of his choice during the governorship elections. According to Punch Newspapers, the International Criminal Court is studying the alleged threat. A concerned Nigerian, Dr. Josef Onoh, sent a petition to the ICC,…

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Oba Of Lagos Meets Ohaneze Ndigbo Leaders | Photo

The Oba of Lagos, Oba Rilwan Akiolu met with the leaders of Ohaneze Ndigbo group led by Chief Ralph Obioha, chairman of the Caretaker Committee, to resolve issues bordering on the threat he made to the Igbos resident in Lagos concerning tomorrow’s governorship election and his demand that they vote for his chosen candidate, APC’s Akinwunmi Ambode, or be ready to swim in the lagoon. According to The Sun, the Oba said people were just making a mountain out of a molehill. He explained that he had no hard feelings…

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